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I graduated from Rice University as a bioengineer, received the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship, and now study cardiovascular tissue engineering at the University of Minnesota.

Tate Shannon | College of Science and Engineering
Trainee, 2021-2023Cardiovascular engineering program Email:
About GRFP
Resources About GRFP The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and engineering in the United States and reinforces its diversity. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in
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favorite books:

my favorite books, in no particular order

The Poisonwood Bible
The Chronicles of Narnia
The Principles of Knitting: Methods and Techniques of Hand Knitting
The Picture of Dorian Gray
How to Read Literature Like a Professor
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Ready Player One
The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog
Lord of the Flies
A Man Called Ove
Molecular Biology of the Cell
How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading
Don Quixote
The Story of Christianity: Volume 1: The Early Church to the Dawn of the Reformation
Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth
Demon Copperhead
The Time It Never Rained
The Lightning Thief
The Lost Hero

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